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by ema27
Mon Aug 04, 2008 12:49 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: TORI'S SURGERY! ON THE OTHER SIDE (new pic)
Replies: 59
Views: 14144

From someone fresh out of surgery-good luck and dont worry :D
you might get a couple of rough days but its not too bad.its a great feeling to be on the other side...
good luck..
by ema27
Mon Aug 04, 2008 8:43 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Numbness in thigh?!
Replies: 3
Views: 900

Hi.I have out of hospital since yesterday after having bsso and genioplasty-i too have a pain in my thigh where they injected me with something.Theres nothing there that any one can see so the pain is inside the actual thigh.
So sorry i cant tell you what it was but i can tell you i had it too.... :D
by ema27
Mon Aug 04, 2008 5:59 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: surgery tommorrow BSSO and genio-Eek -HOME WITH PICS
Replies: 34
Views: 8168

Mimmy-it doesnt hurt its uncomfortable and frustrating at being so swollen and unable to eat....The pain i have experienced so far is minimal .Its true that it looks a lot worse. :D
by ema27
Mon Aug 04, 2008 5:12 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: surgery tommorrow BSSO and genio-Eek -HOME WITH PICS
Replies: 34
Views: 8168

emas jaw surgery day 2 and 3

http://i41.photobucket.com/albums/e254/EMA29/NATUREWALK023.jpg Picture of my new side profile on day 2 http://i41.photobucket.com/albums/e254/EMA29/NATUREWALK024.jpg And this is another profile pic on day 3 http://i41.photobucket.com/albums/e254/EMA29/NATUREWALK026.jpg - still swollen ,still bored ...
by ema27
Sun Aug 03, 2008 11:47 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Had surgery on Tues.
Replies: 10
Views: 1967

hi julie08-i have just had lower jaw surgery this friday-my surgery was the advance the lower jaw then genioplasty.The surgeon said it would take 4-5 it actually took 8-so your 1 1/2 hours was amazing.. Are you banded shut...i am for at least 4 days when i next see the surgeon.eating is hard i am st...
by ema27
Sun Aug 03, 2008 8:34 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: surgery tommorrow BSSO and genio-Eek -HOME WITH PICS
Replies: 34
Views: 8168

Hi all i came back from hospital earlier today so seeing as i dont feel too bad i will update you with what went on... Friday morning i was first in at 9 o clock-got a bit scared as i was about to go under-Its that feeling that you wont wake up ,your kids wont see their mummy again.. well the surgeo...
by ema27
Sat Aug 02, 2008 8:30 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: surgery tommorrow BSSO and genio-Eek -HOME WITH PICS
Replies: 34
Views: 8168

the other side yes i made it

just a quick note to say all is well.I am still at the hospital-home tommorrow :D.not in any pain just frustratd that i cant talk.Tight elastic until thursday.The surgon said all went well.gosh missing my fella and kids...i will post more indetail tommorrow.
by ema27
Thu Jul 31, 2008 3:22 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: surgery tommorrow BSSO and genio-Eek -HOME WITH PICS
Replies: 34
Views: 8168

Hi lou-lou.My surgeon reckons he will be moving the jaw forward by 6mm and up 3mm.To me 6mm doesnt seem enough but i have seen the after drawings and they seem ok.
I am nervous, worrying about silly things-looking forward to seeing the other side :D
by ema27
Thu Jul 31, 2008 12:15 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: surgery tommorrow BSSO and genio-Eek -HOME WITH PICS
Replies: 34
Views: 8168

surgery tommorrow BSSO and genio-Eek -HOME WITH PICS

So today at 7 pm i get admitted to hospital ready for my surgery in the morning.(hopefully first thing)Really nervous now and a little worried how i will feel directly after surgery.I had my wisdoms took out last year and i do remember being told that wisdoms were worse than the surgery.Although i c...
by ema27
Wed Jul 30, 2008 5:30 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: August Surgery Dates
Replies: 22
Views: 2307

Tortor- thankyou for the kind words they meant alot. :D I never thought id get so nervous -and im trying not to show it to my other half and my kids.Basically i am a wimp ! if i bang my head i want attention never mind jaw surgery!!!It just worries me that i wont get any attention straight away as i...
by ema27
Wed Jul 30, 2008 4:44 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: August Surgery Dates
Replies: 22
Views: 2307

2 days to go...

thanks for the well wishes andantae-i am really starting to get nervous now.My poor kids have been snapped at abit too much today-i do keep apologising and giving them cuddles but im sure they must really hate me right now :( I am angry with the situation i am in right now-i will be going to the hos...
by ema27
Tue Jul 29, 2008 5:33 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Braced today
Replies: 8
Views: 954

Hi yolanda
wax was my best friend for a while too-its a pity it never stays on though...
time will fly by and before you know it your teeth will be fantastic-are you having surgery down the line or just braces...
by ema27
Tue Jul 29, 2008 4:47 am
Forum: Links to Braces Blogs and Diaries
Topic: ema27 s count down to lower jaw surgery and genio
Replies: 0
Views: 3673

ema27 s count down to lower jaw surgery and genio

hi i have just started a blog to count down my surgery and the recovery days that will follow it
it is http://emaslowerjawsurgery.blogspot.com
by ema27
Tue Jul 29, 2008 3:53 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Braced today
Replies: 8
Views: 954

Hi congrats on getting braced-i remember when i first got mine on they feel strange as suddenly you have got this hardwear in your mouth-dont worry you will soon get use to it..Have you any wax to put on-i found the first few days i needed a little wax in certain places...
by ema27
Tue Jul 29, 2008 3:26 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: August Surgery Dates
Replies: 22
Views: 2307

did i say 4 days...i meant 3 ... :D
check out my blog on http://emaslowerjawsurgery.blogspot.com